Skip navigation
Have a gift or promo code? Get started
Skip content
Celebrate Pride Month with! Learn more Bookstore Champion

Cory Doctorow

We’re excited to announce that writer, blogger, and activist Cory Doctorow is being named a Bookstore Champion! Cory was one of’s earliest customers and supporters. He is a long-time friend of local bookstores and an outspoken opponent of Amazon/Audible’s business practices. As both an author and blogger, Cory uses his far-reaching voice to champion independent bookstores. Bookstore Champions receive a year's supply of audiobooks, gear, and are celebrated for their advocacy across channels.

Cory’s featured audiobooks

See all of Cory’s audiobooks

“Indie booksellers have experienced a resurgence in the past decade, as have audiobooks. has found a way to connect the audiobook market to the booksellers that have been so generous and welcoming when I’ve toured my novels.”

Cory Doctorow

A celebration of the indie, DRM-free Audible alternative that helps your local bookseller!

By Cory Doctorow • Boing Boing is an independent audiobook store that sells all the same audiobooks you can get on other platforms like Audible, Google Play, Apple, Downpour, etc, but unlike the industry leaders at Audible and Apple, they are DRM-free, and unlike all of their competition, they work with independent booksellers.

Read the article Bookstore Champions

The Bookstore Champions award recognizes individuals who actively advocate for local bookstores through their platforms, influence, and contributions.

See all champions

Do you know a Bookstore Champion we should feature? Tell us who and why!

Nominate a Bookstore Champion
Celebrate Pride Month with! Learn more